AMERICAN IDOLS

MAY 11-13, 2018

Friday, May 11, 2018, 7:30 p.m.
Alhambra High School
Performing Arts Building
150 E Street, Martinez
$10 adult/$5 senior/$5 youth at the door

Saturday, May 12, 2018, 2:00 p.m.
El Campanil Theatre
602 W. 2nd Street, Antioch
$15 adult/$12 senior/$7 youth
at the door; online; or by phone – (925) 757-9500

Sunday, May 13, 2018, 2:00 p.m.
Lesher Center for the Arts
1601 Civic Drive, Walnut Creek
$30 adult/$20 senior/$10 youth
at the door, online, or by phone – (925) 943-7469 (SHOW)

AMERICAN IDOLS

with soloist Martin Morley, piano

joyRIDE – Michael Markowski
Based on Beethoven’s Ode to Joy and John Adams’ Short Ride in a Fast Machine

Variations on “America”- Charles Ives/orchestrated by William Schuman

America the Beautiful – Samuel Ward/arr. Alfred Reed

Selections from Porgy and Bess– George Gershwin/arr. John Whitney
It Ain’t Necessarily So
Summertime
I Got Plenty O’ Nuttin
Bess You Is My Woman Now
There’s A Boat That’s Leavin’

American Salute – Morton Gould

Based on When Johnny Comes Marching Home

Folk Tune and Fiddler’s Fury – Alexander Safford
with the Alhambra High School String Orchestra
(Friday concert only)

Rhapsody in Blue – George Gershwin/orch. Ferde Grofe
With Martin Morley, piano
(Saturday and Sunday concerts only)

Fascinating Rhythm – George Gershwin/arr. John Whitney

Early Light – Carolyn Bremer
Based on melodic ideas from The Star Spangled Banner

George M. Cohan Salute –  George M. Cohan/arr. Hermann
Yankee Doodle Boy
Harrington
Mary’s A Grand Old Name
You’re a Grand Old Flag

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